Alabama college receives $5 million donation

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TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) -- A $5 million donation will help build a high-tech cyber security lab and fund research in business data intelligence at an Alabama college.
The Tuscaloosa News reports the donation will be used at the University of Alabama's Culverhouse College of Commerce and Business Administration. The lab will be located at Bidgood Hall.
The donation was made by Marillyn A. Hewson, a UA alumna and chairwoman, president and CEO of Lockheed Martin. Her donation will also help fund two named faculty endowments, an endowed undergraduate scholarship and a graduate assistantship.
The lab will be named after Hewson, who has worked for more than 30 years with Lockheed Martin. She has held a series of executive positions including president and chief operating officer and executive vice president of its Electronic Systems business area.

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